The practice made an emergency cease round 8 p.m. Sunday night time after the 24-year-old man additionally set a small hearth on the practice. Police arrested the suspect on the spot and suspended service whereas they performed an investigation.
Three folks have been severely injured, together with a person in his 60s who stays in essential situation, The Daily Mail reported.
The suspect wore glasses and a inexperienced shirt, however in any other case dressed within the Joker’s signature purple swimsuit. A video posted to social media confirmed the person sitting alone in a practice automotive, legs crossed, and smoking a cigarette.
Some witnesses thought that the person was a part of some Halloween stunt till folks began operating and the suspect began waving a “lengthy knife” with blood on its blade.
One other video posted to Twitter confirmed passengers fleeing by way of the practice and gathering as removed from the assault as attainable.
Witnesses additionally reported the suspect had unfold fluid and began a hearth, in line with Reuters.
The Keio categorical practice made an emergency cease as a result of hearth.
The suspect reportedly advised authorities he “wished to kill folks so he could possibly be sentenced to loss of life.”
Service to the Keio line remained suspended all through the night time.